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FZNT25 KWNM 282059
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
ISSUED BY NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
459 PM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...WEAKENING HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS WILL
SHIFT SLOWLY E AS LOW PRES MOVES E OFF OF DELMARVA COAST AND
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT SE
ACROSS THE REGION. THE LOW WILL THEN PASS E OF THE AREA WED INTO
WED NIGHT AS THE FRONT CONTINUES SE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SRN
WATERS. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE NE
PORTION WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE THU INTO THU NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS
FRI AND FRI NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE NRN MID
ATLC COAST LATE FRI NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT OVER THE
AREA. THE LOW AND COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT
AND SAT NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S EARLY...THEN
BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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